When Is Orthodontic Treatment Necessary?

When Is Orthodontic Treatment Necessary?

Orthodontic treatment isn’t reserved for children. According to Dentistry Today, adults account for a large percentage of orthodontic patients. A 2014 survey conducted by the American Association of Orthodontics (AAO) reports that 27% of all North American orthodontic patients were adults. That number will continue to grow due to the…

How Do You Go About Changing Dentists?

How Do You Go About Changing Dentists?

Some patients are hesitant to switch dentists. However, this is a simple process that happens frequently for a number of reasons. The process is as simple as signing a release form with your current dentist. To answer your questions about the process of changing your dentist, we’re offering this quick…

8 Famous Faces Who’ve Worn Invisalign® Invisible Braces

What if you could have braces without looking like you have braces? Well you can, with Invisalign® Invisible Braces. It’s almost like there are no braces there at all. That’s why so many celebrities and famous people opt for Invisalign®  braces to create flashbulb-worthy smiles. So even when they’re posing…

What are Orthodontics?

Orthodontics is the treatment of an irregular bit, tooth irregularity and/or disproportionate jaw relationships. Several methods can be used to straighten teeth: Metal brackets Ceramic brackets Invisalign invisible braces Orthodontic appliances to widen the palate or jaw          Dental braces are used to correct the following conditions:…

Crooked Teeth Solutions With Dawson Dental

We seem to get this question quite often: Is it true that crooked teeth don’t last as long as straight teeth? The answer might surprise you! Crooked teeth and misaligned bites can: • interfere with proper chewing. • make keeping teeth clean more of a challenge, increasing the risk of tooth…